Another word for cause


cause - events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something

Example:- they are trying to determine the cause of the crash

causal agency, causal agent, cause - any entity that produces an effect or is responsible for events or results

campaign, cause, crusade, drive, effort, movement - a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end

Example:- he supported populist campaigns

cause, grounds, reason - a justification for something existing or happening

Example:- he had no cause to complain

case, causa, cause, lawsuit, suit - a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

Example:- the family brought suit against the landlord


cause, do, make - give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally

Example:- cause a commotion

cause, get, have, induce, make, stimulate - cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner

Example:- The ads induced me to buy a VCR

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Source : WordNet